How to Have a Family Game Night

Start a tradition of family game night in your home. Everyone will enjoy the time together laughing, learning, and bonding.

You will need

  • An empty schedule
  • A game
  • Dinner
  • Snacks
  • Special guests

Step 1 Plan a night Clear your schedule and plan one evening every week.

Step 2 Pick a game Pick a new game each week to play as a family.

Step 3 Have dinner or a snack Begin the family tradition by making dinner, a snack, or dessert together.

Step 4 Play the game Turn off the television and cell phones and enjoy the game of the week.

Step 5 Winner gets to choose dinner next week Let the winner choose next week’s dinner or snack.

Step 6 Invite guests Invite a guest to participate. Grandma, the neighbor, or one of your child’s friends will enjoy participating in your family tradition.